Oshay

Oshay - A very unique male name



  Oct 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Oshay appeared on the charts for the first time in 1992 on position #3442. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Oshay and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Oshay? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Oshay. The baby boy name Oshay was given to 20 baby boys in 1994, ranking #1797 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 88,622 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Oshay peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1994 on position 1797.



Famous with this name

Michael D. O'Shea


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Oshay is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Oshay is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #860 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,494.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Oshay is where you live.


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Oshay origin and meaning

Oshay is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Oshay, pop culture references for the name Oshay and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Oshay

We've found the following names that sound similar to Oshay, sorted by popularity.

Ocie / Okey / Ozzy / Ozzie / Ossie / Ozie / Oshea / Ojas / Osie / Oz /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19941797
19932283
19923442

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Michigan860
Illinois1230
Texas1679
California2494

Even more about Oshay


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Oshay a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Oshay?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1994
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Oshay
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 88,622
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1992
1994 births +20

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